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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

R/V Melville

Caption: On board the R/V Melville in the South Pacific, MIT scientists from Sallie (Penny) Chisholm's Laboratory examine the biogeography of photosynthetic bacteria and the viruses that infect them as part of a research cruise funded by the NSF Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education.

Credit: Paul Berube, Chisholm Lab

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